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Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off time and TV details emerge

Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off time and TV details emerge

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side face the Blades on Wednesday, June 16 as Premier League returns

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Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ahead of summer window

Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ahead of summer window

Aston Villa transfer news - Dean Smith's side have been linked with the Napoli winger

Read full article: Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ...→
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Dean Smith eases players' fears about restart after father's death from Covid-19

Dean Smith eases players' fears about restart after father's death from Covid-19

The Aston Villa manager's father Ron passed away earlier this week at the age of 79 after testing positive for the pandemic four weeks ago

Read full article: Dean Smith eases players' fears about re...→
Villa's fight for survival will take place under the worst possible context

Villa's fight for survival will take place under the worst possible context

Aston Villa news | Dean Smith's side need to win big, and win quickly, in massively difficult circumstances.

Read full article: Villa's fight for survival will take pla...→
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John McGinn reveals crunch talks with Dean Smith before injury

John McGinn reveals crunch talks with Dean Smith before injury

Aston Villa news - the Scotland international's impressive first season in the Premier League was halted back in December

Read full article: John McGinn reveals crunch talks with De...→
Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

ASTON VILLA have led tributes to manager Dean Smith’s dad Ron after the lifelong fan died aged 79, four weeks after contracting coronavirus. Ron, who saw Villa [...]

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Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's father dies following coronavirus battle

Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's father dies following coronavirus battle

Ron Smith was diagnosed with coronavirus four weeks ago, and the club have confirmed that following a short spell in hospital, he has passed away

Read full article: Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's fath...→
Players make decision on Aston Villa's restart amid crunch talks

Players make decision on Aston Villa's restart amid crunch talks

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's men currently occupy one of the places in the relegation zone, although they do have a game in hand.

Read full article: Players make decision on Aston Villa's r...→
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Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with Aston Villa owners

Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with Aston Villa owners

Aston Villa manager interview - Dean Smith has spoken out about the relationship he has with Nassef Sawiris and Wes Edens, ranked fifth most-wealthiest Premier [...]

Read full article: Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with...→
Socially-distanced meal times will affect player-coach relationships, Dean Smith says

Socially-distanced meal times will affect player-coach relationships, Dean Smith says

'My learning about my players... is during the dinner times... and lunchtimes when you sit together and chew the fat,' he said

Read full article: Socially-distanced meal times will affec...→
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Positive tests reported on day Aston Villa return to training

Positive tests reported on day Aston Villa return to training

Aston Villa, Premier League latest - Aston Villa reported back to Bodymoor Heath this afternoon, with Dean Smith's squad training in groups of five while maint [...]

Read full article: Positive tests reported on day Aston Vil...→
Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while declaring love for Guardiola

Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while declaring love for Guardiola

Aston Villa interview - Douglas Luiz has started 18 times in the Premier League under Dean Smith, scoring three times while assisting twice. Here, he details t [...]

Read full article: Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while decla...→
Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Premier League given go-ahead

Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Premier League given go-ahead

Aston Villa, Premier League latest - Dean Smith will now look to plan ahead for training next month following the government's backing of sporting events retur [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Prem...→
Liverpool make crucial Premier League decision and it will affect Villa

Liverpool make crucial Premier League decision and it will affect Villa

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have ten Premier League games remaining, including a trip to Anfield

Read full article: Liverpool make crucial Premier League de...→
What Dean Smith really told us about Aston Villa's transfer policy

What Dean Smith really told us about Aston Villa's transfer policy

Aston Villa transfers - Head coach Dean Smith wanted battle-hardened players from the Championship and Premier League, but couldn't get what he wished for last [...]

Read full article: What Dean Smith really told us about Ast...→
EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule - and it could cripple Villa

EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule - and it could cripple Villa

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are still hoping to avoid relegation to the Championship

Read full article: EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule -...→
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FA block plan that would see Villa stay in the Premier League

FA block plan that would see Villa stay in the Premier League

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's team are battling relegation, while Liverpool are just a few weeks away from winning the title

Read full article: FA block plan that would see Villa stay ...→
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Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll miss the abuse from opposing fans when the Premier League resumes

Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll miss the abuse from opposing fans when the Premier League resumes

Jack Grealish credits Dean Smith with helping take his game to the next level and describes the Villa boss as a father figure.

Read full article: Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll ...→
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on his players with secret Instagram account

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on his players with secret Instagram account

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith says assistant coach John Terry is the 'king of social media' but that hasn't stopped him creating his own account to keep tabs on [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on hi...→
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passes away after four-week Covid-19 battle

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passes away after four-week Covid-19 battle

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passed away on Wednesday after a four-week battle with Covid-19. Ron Smith was a lifelong Villa fan who some of their grea [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father pas...→
Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, died after a four-week battle against coronavirus.

Read full article: Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith di...→
Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa transfer target Said Benrahma

Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa transfer target Said Benrahma

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith brought the forward to English football with Brentford and has been extensively linked with a move to B6

Read full article: Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa tr...→
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Player makes demand affecting Aston Villa's relegation battle

Player makes demand affecting Aston Villa's relegation battle

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have 10 matches left to play in their bid to secure Premier League safety

Read full article: Player makes demand affecting Aston Vill...→
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Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston Villa game

Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston Villa game

Dean Smith has rewatched every minute of Villa’s season in a bid to fix the problems which blighted his team prior to the Premier League shutdown.

Read full article: Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston V...→
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Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on Dean Smith's Villa job

Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on Dean Smith's Villa job

Aston Villa, Premier League - The Northern Irishman infamously walked out on Aston Villa on the eve of the 2010-11 campaign. Here, he discusses the job Dean Sm [...]

Read full article: Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on D...→
Everything Aston Villa have said about Project Restart

Everything Aston Villa have said about Project Restart

Aston Villa, Project Restart - Ahead of Monday's meeting, we have a look back at what's been said by Dean Smith, chief executive Christian Purslow and the play [...]

Read full article: Everything Aston Villa have said about P...→
What we know about Aston Villa's Premier League survival bid

What we know about Aston Villa's Premier League survival bid

Aston Villa round-up - Dean Smith will be planning a return to training from next week with Villa players set for a meeting with the Premier League's medical e [...]

Read full article: What we know about Aston Villa's Premier...→
How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa stronger during lockdown

How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa stronger during lockdown

Aston Villa news - The head coach spoke at length about his lockdown methods while admitting to being sceptical about a return to Bodymoor Heath given Covid-19 [...]

Read full article: How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa str...→
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Premier League chairman has his say after Purslow's claim

Premier League chairman has his say after Purslow's claim

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side are sat in 19th position with a game in hand on all of their relegation rivals

Read full article: Premier League chairman has his say afte...→
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Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to settle Villa dispute

Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to settle Villa dispute

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are awaiting further guidance from the Premier League

Read full article: Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to s...→
Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Burnley boss hints he would consider move

Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Burnley boss hints he would consider move

Aston Villa are looking at Sean Dyche as a potential successor to Dean Smith but they face stiff competition from Crystal Palace after the Burnley manager did [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Bu...→
Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa ahead of Sheff Utd clash

Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa ahead of Sheff Utd clash

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side will face Sheffield United on the opening night of the Premier League restart

Read full article: Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa a...→
Villa agree key Premier League relegation decision - reports

Villa agree key Premier League relegation decision - reports

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are set to resume their Premier League season on June 17

Read full article: Villa agree key Premier League relegatio...→
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Smith reveals his best signing - and how he spies on Villa stars

Smith reveals his best signing - and how he spies on Villa stars

Aston Villa news - Boss Dean Smith has been speaking about the signing who has impressed him most

Read full article: Smith reveals his best signing - and how...→
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Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away after contracting coronavirus

Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away after contracting coronavirus

The father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has died after contracting Covid-19. The Premier League club announced 79-year-old Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, h [...]

Read full article: Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away aft...→
Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm major John McGinn update

Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm major John McGinn update

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's squad returned to training last week, with sessions designed to adhere to social distancing guidelines

Read full article: Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm...→
Aston Villa's Premier League return set to be accelerated

Aston Villa's Premier League return set to be accelerated

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players returned to Bodymoor Heath training ground last week

Read full article: Aston Villa's Premier League return set ...→
Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer as midfield ace returns

Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer as midfield ace returns

Aston Villa daily digest - A round-up of the most-read stories via BirminghamLive, including Martin O'Neill's verdict on the job Dean Smith has done in the Pre [...]

Read full article: Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer a...→
Villa fans could watch games on free-to-air TV after Government demand

Villa fans could watch games on free-to-air TV after Government demand

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have been popular with the broadcasters this season and could be set for more live action

Read full article: Villa fans could watch games on free-to-...→
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Available Premier League stars Dean Smith craves at Aston Villa

Available Premier League stars Dean Smith craves at Aston Villa

Aston Villa transfer news - The Villa gaffer wanted players with "a lot more experience of the Premier League" last summer and, with that in mind, here's a run [...]

Read full article: Available Premier League stars Dean Smit...→
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Webber explains what should happen to Villa if season isn't finished

Webber explains what should happen to Villa if season isn't finished

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side are waiting to learn when their season will resume

Read full article: Webber explains what should happen to Vi...→
Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Villa lockdown appraisal

Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Villa lockdown appraisal

Aston Villa comment - It's been a topsy-turvy Premier League season for Dean Smith. The manager has since been dishing out one-to-one reports with his players [...]

Read full article: Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Vi...→
Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disrespecting’ Villa players

Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disrespecting’ Villa players

The outspoken pundit, who played for Leeds United, has bizarrely taken a swipe at Smith following comments the Aston Vila boss made earlier this week

Read full article: Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disres...→
Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal with Keinan Davis - report

Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal with Keinan Davis - report

Aston Villa transfer news - The 22-year-old has been plagued by hamstring injuries this year but, last month, Dean Smith opted to trigger a 12-month contract e [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal wit...→
Aston Villa face competition as Grealish remembers historic day

Aston Villa face competition as Grealish remembers historic day

Aston Villa daily digest - A rundown of the biggest Aston Villa stories via BirminghamLive, including Frederic Guilbert explaining Dean Smith's strict demands

Read full article: Aston Villa face competition as Grealish...→
Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off time and TV details emerge

Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off time and TV details emerge

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side face the Blades on Wednesday, June 16 as Premier League returns

Read full article: Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off...→
Dean Smith eases players' fears about restart after father's death from Covid-19

Dean Smith eases players' fears about restart after father's death from Covid-19

The Aston Villa manager's father Ron passed away earlier this week at the age of 79 after testing positive for the pandemic four weeks ago

Read full article: Dean Smith eases players' fears about re...→
Villa agree key Premier League relegation decision - reports

Villa agree key Premier League relegation decision - reports

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are set to resume their Premier League season on June 17

Read full article: Villa agree key Premier League relegatio...→
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Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on his players with secret Instagram account

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on his players with secret Instagram account

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith says assistant coach John Terry is the 'king of social media' but that hasn't stopped him creating his own account to keep tabs on [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on hi...→
John McGinn reveals crunch talks with Dean Smith before injury

John McGinn reveals crunch talks with Dean Smith before injury

Aston Villa news - the Scotland international's impressive first season in the Premier League was halted back in December

Read full article: John McGinn reveals crunch talks with De...→
Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away after contracting coronavirus

Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away after contracting coronavirus

The father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has died after contracting Covid-19. The Premier League club announced 79-year-old Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, h [...]

Read full article: Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away aft...→
Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, died after a four-week battle against coronavirus.

Read full article: Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith di...→
Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's father dies following coronavirus battle

Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's father dies following coronavirus battle

Ron Smith was diagnosed with coronavirus four weeks ago, and the club have confirmed that following a short spell in hospital, he has passed away

Read full article: Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's fath...→
Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm major John McGinn update

Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm major John McGinn update

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's squad returned to training last week, with sessions designed to adhere to social distancing guidelines

Read full article: Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm...→
Player makes demand affecting Aston Villa's relegation battle

Player makes demand affecting Aston Villa's relegation battle

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have 10 matches left to play in their bid to secure Premier League safety

Read full article: Player makes demand affecting Aston Vill...→
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Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with Aston Villa owners

Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with Aston Villa owners

Aston Villa manager interview - Dean Smith has spoken out about the relationship he has with Nassef Sawiris and Wes Edens, ranked fifth most-wealthiest Premier [...]

Read full article: Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with...→
Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer as midfield ace returns

Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer as midfield ace returns

Aston Villa daily digest - A round-up of the most-read stories via BirminghamLive, including Martin O'Neill's verdict on the job Dean Smith has done in the Pre [...]

Read full article: Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer a...→
Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on Dean Smith's Villa job

Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on Dean Smith's Villa job

Aston Villa, Premier League - The Northern Irishman infamously walked out on Aston Villa on the eve of the 2010-11 campaign. Here, he discusses the job Dean Sm [...]

Read full article: Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on D...→
Positive tests reported on day Aston Villa return to training

Positive tests reported on day Aston Villa return to training

Aston Villa, Premier League latest - Aston Villa reported back to Bodymoor Heath this afternoon, with Dean Smith's squad training in groups of five while maint [...]

Read full article: Positive tests reported on day Aston Vil...→
Available Premier League stars Dean Smith craves at Aston Villa

Available Premier League stars Dean Smith craves at Aston Villa

Aston Villa transfer news - The Villa gaffer wanted players with "a lot more experience of the Premier League" last summer and, with that in mind, here's a run [...]

Read full article: Available Premier League stars Dean Smit...→
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What we know about Aston Villa's Premier League survival bid

What we know about Aston Villa's Premier League survival bid

Aston Villa round-up - Dean Smith will be planning a return to training from next week with Villa players set for a meeting with the Premier League's medical e [...]

Read full article: What we know about Aston Villa's Premier...→
Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Premier League given go-ahead

Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Premier League given go-ahead

Aston Villa, Premier League latest - Dean Smith will now look to plan ahead for training next month following the government's backing of sporting events retur [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Prem...→
Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Villa lockdown appraisal

Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Villa lockdown appraisal

Aston Villa comment - It's been a topsy-turvy Premier League season for Dean Smith. The manager has since been dishing out one-to-one reports with his players [...]

Read full article: Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Vi...→
Premier League chairman has his say after Purslow's claim

Premier League chairman has his say after Purslow's claim

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side are sat in 19th position with a game in hand on all of their relegation rivals

Read full article: Premier League chairman has his say afte...→
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What Dean Smith really told us about Aston Villa's transfer policy

What Dean Smith really told us about Aston Villa's transfer policy

Aston Villa transfers - Head coach Dean Smith wanted battle-hardened players from the Championship and Premier League, but couldn't get what he wished for last [...]

Read full article: What Dean Smith really told us about Ast...→
Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal with Keinan Davis - report

Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal with Keinan Davis - report

Aston Villa transfer news - The 22-year-old has been plagued by hamstring injuries this year but, last month, Dean Smith opted to trigger a 12-month contract e [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal wit...→
Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Burnley boss hints he would consider move

Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Burnley boss hints he would consider move

Aston Villa are looking at Sean Dyche as a potential successor to Dean Smith but they face stiff competition from Crystal Palace after the Burnley manager did [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Bu...→
FA block plan that would see Villa stay in the Premier League

FA block plan that would see Villa stay in the Premier League

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's team are battling relegation, while Liverpool are just a few weeks away from winning the title

Read full article: FA block plan that would see Villa stay ...→
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Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll miss the abuse from opposing fans when the Premier League resumes

Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll miss the abuse from opposing fans when the Premier League resumes

Jack Grealish credits Dean Smith with helping take his game to the next level and describes the Villa boss as a father figure.

Read full article: Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll ...→
Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ahead of summer window

Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ahead of summer window

Aston Villa transfer news - Dean Smith's side have been linked with the Napoli winger

Read full article: Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ...→
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Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa ahead of Sheff Utd clash

Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa ahead of Sheff Utd clash

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side will face Sheffield United on the opening night of the Premier League restart

Read full article: Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa a...→
Villa's fight for survival will take place under the worst possible context

Villa's fight for survival will take place under the worst possible context

Aston Villa news | Dean Smith's side need to win big, and win quickly, in massively difficult circumstances.

Read full article: Villa's fight for survival will take pla...→
  • #Dean Smith
Smith reveals his best signing - and how he spies on Villa stars

Smith reveals his best signing - and how he spies on Villa stars

Aston Villa news - Boss Dean Smith has been speaking about the signing who has impressed him most

Read full article: Smith reveals his best signing - and how...→
  • #Dean Smith
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passes away after four-week Covid-19 battle

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passes away after four-week Covid-19 battle

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passed away on Wednesday after a four-week battle with Covid-19. Ron Smith was a lifelong Villa fan who some of their grea [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father pas...→
Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

ASTON VILLA have led tributes to manager Dean Smith’s dad Ron after the lifelong fan died aged 79, four weeks after contracting coronavirus. Ron, who saw Villa [...]

Read full article: Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead...→
Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa transfer target Said Benrahma

Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa transfer target Said Benrahma

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith brought the forward to English football with Brentford and has been extensively linked with a move to B6

Read full article: Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa tr...→
  • #Dean Smith
Players make decision on Aston Villa's restart amid crunch talks

Players make decision on Aston Villa's restart amid crunch talks

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's men currently occupy one of the places in the relegation zone, although they do have a game in hand.

Read full article: Players make decision on Aston Villa's r...→
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Aston Villa's Premier League return set to be accelerated

Aston Villa's Premier League return set to be accelerated

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players returned to Bodymoor Heath training ground last week

Read full article: Aston Villa's Premier League return set ...→
Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston Villa game

Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston Villa game

Dean Smith has rewatched every minute of Villa’s season in a bid to fix the problems which blighted his team prior to the Premier League shutdown.

Read full article: Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston V...→
  • #Dean Smith
Socially-distanced meal times will affect player-coach relationships, Dean Smith says

Socially-distanced meal times will affect player-coach relationships, Dean Smith says

'My learning about my players... is during the dinner times... and lunchtimes when you sit together and chew the fat,' he said

Read full article: Socially-distanced meal times will affec...→
  • #Dean Smith
Villa fans could watch games on free-to-air TV after Government demand

Villa fans could watch games on free-to-air TV after Government demand

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have been popular with the broadcasters this season and could be set for more live action

Read full article: Villa fans could watch games on free-to-...→
  • #Dean Smith
Everything Aston Villa have said about Project Restart

Everything Aston Villa have said about Project Restart

Aston Villa, Project Restart - Ahead of Monday's meeting, we have a look back at what's been said by Dean Smith, chief executive Christian Purslow and the play [...]

Read full article: Everything Aston Villa have said about P...→
Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while declaring love for Guardiola

Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while declaring love for Guardiola

Aston Villa interview - Douglas Luiz has started 18 times in the Premier League under Dean Smith, scoring three times while assisting twice. Here, he details t [...]

Read full article: Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while decla...→
Webber explains what should happen to Villa if season isn't finished

Webber explains what should happen to Villa if season isn't finished

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side are waiting to learn when their season will resume

Read full article: Webber explains what should happen to Vi...→
How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa stronger during lockdown

How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa stronger during lockdown

Aston Villa news - The head coach spoke at length about his lockdown methods while admitting to being sceptical about a return to Bodymoor Heath given Covid-19 [...]

Read full article: How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa str...→
  • #Dean Smith
Liverpool make crucial Premier League decision and it will affect Villa

Liverpool make crucial Premier League decision and it will affect Villa

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have ten Premier League games remaining, including a trip to Anfield

Read full article: Liverpool make crucial Premier League de...→
Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disrespecting’ Villa players

Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disrespecting’ Villa players

The outspoken pundit, who played for Leeds United, has bizarrely taken a swipe at Smith following comments the Aston Vila boss made earlier this week

Read full article: Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disres...→
Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to settle Villa dispute

Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to settle Villa dispute

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are awaiting further guidance from the Premier League

Read full article: Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to s...→
EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule - and it could cripple Villa

EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule - and it could cripple Villa

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are still hoping to avoid relegation to the Championship

Read full article: EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule -...→
  • #Dean Smith
Aston Villa face competition as Grealish remembers historic day

Aston Villa face competition as Grealish remembers historic day

Aston Villa daily digest - A rundown of the biggest Aston Villa stories via BirminghamLive, including Frederic Guilbert explaining Dean Smith's strict demands

Read full article: Aston Villa face competition as Grealish...→
Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off time and TV details emerge

Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off time and TV details emerge

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side face the Blades on Wednesday, June 16 as Premier League returns

Read full article: Aston Villa vs Sheffield United kick-off...→
Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll miss the abuse from opposing fans when the Premier League resumes

Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll miss the abuse from opposing fans when the Premier League resumes

Jack Grealish credits Dean Smith with helping take his game to the next level and describes the Villa boss as a father figure.

Read full article: Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish: I'll ...→
Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ahead of summer window

Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ahead of summer window

Aston Villa transfer news - Dean Smith's side have been linked with the Napoli winger

Read full article: Winger 'dismisses' Aston Villa transfer ...→
  • #Dean Smith
Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa ahead of Sheff Utd clash

Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa ahead of Sheff Utd clash

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side will face Sheffield United on the opening night of the Premier League restart

Read full article: Oliver Norwood has a message for Villa a...→
Dean Smith eases players' fears about restart after father's death from Covid-19

Dean Smith eases players' fears about restart after father's death from Covid-19

The Aston Villa manager's father Ron passed away earlier this week at the age of 79 after testing positive for the pandemic four weeks ago

Read full article: Dean Smith eases players' fears about re...→
Villa agree key Premier League relegation decision - reports

Villa agree key Premier League relegation decision - reports

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are set to resume their Premier League season on June 17

Read full article: Villa agree key Premier League relegatio...→
  • #Dean Smith
Villa's fight for survival will take place under the worst possible context

Villa's fight for survival will take place under the worst possible context

Aston Villa news | Dean Smith's side need to win big, and win quickly, in massively difficult circumstances.

Read full article: Villa's fight for survival will take pla...→
  • #Dean Smith
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on his players with secret Instagram account

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on his players with secret Instagram account

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith says assistant coach John Terry is the 'king of social media' but that hasn't stopped him creating his own account to keep tabs on [...]

Read full article: Aston Villa boss Dean Smith spying on hi...→
Smith reveals his best signing - and how he spies on Villa stars

Smith reveals his best signing - and how he spies on Villa stars

Aston Villa news - Boss Dean Smith has been speaking about the signing who has impressed him most

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John McGinn reveals crunch talks with Dean Smith before injury

John McGinn reveals crunch talks with Dean Smith before injury

Aston Villa news - the Scotland international's impressive first season in the Premier League was halted back in December

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Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passes away after four-week Covid-19 battle

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passes away after four-week Covid-19 battle

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith's father passed away on Wednesday after a four-week battle with Covid-19. Ron Smith was a lifelong Villa fan who some of their grea [...]

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Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away after contracting coronavirus

Dean Smith's father, 79, passes away after contracting coronavirus

The father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has died after contracting Covid-19. The Premier League club announced 79-year-old Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, h [...]

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Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

ASTON VILLA have led tributes to manager Dean Smith’s dad Ron after the lifelong fan died aged 79, four weeks after contracting coronavirus. Ron, who saw Villa [...]

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Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, died after a four-week battle against coronavirus.

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Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's father dies following coronavirus battle

Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith's father dies following coronavirus battle

Ron Smith was diagnosed with coronavirus four weeks ago, and the club have confirmed that following a short spell in hospital, he has passed away

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Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa transfer target Said Benrahma

Chelsea make contact with Aston Villa transfer target Said Benrahma

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith brought the forward to English football with Brentford and has been extensively linked with a move to B6

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Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm major John McGinn update

Aston Villa fans go nuts as club confirm major John McGinn update

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's squad returned to training last week, with sessions designed to adhere to social distancing guidelines

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Players make decision on Aston Villa's restart amid crunch talks

Players make decision on Aston Villa's restart amid crunch talks

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's men currently occupy one of the places in the relegation zone, although they do have a game in hand.

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Player makes demand affecting Aston Villa's relegation battle

Player makes demand affecting Aston Villa's relegation battle

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have 10 matches left to play in their bid to secure Premier League safety

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Aston Villa's Premier League return set to be accelerated

Aston Villa's Premier League return set to be accelerated

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players returned to Bodymoor Heath training ground last week

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Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with Aston Villa owners

Dean Smith lifts lid on discussions with Aston Villa owners

Aston Villa manager interview - Dean Smith has spoken out about the relationship he has with Nassef Sawiris and Wes Edens, ranked fifth most-wealthiest Premier [...]

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Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston Villa game

Dean Smith: I’ve rewatched every Aston Villa game

Dean Smith has rewatched every minute of Villa’s season in a bid to fix the problems which blighted his team prior to the Premier League shutdown.

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Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer as midfield ace returns

Arsenal pipped Aston Villa to transfer as midfield ace returns

Aston Villa daily digest - A round-up of the most-read stories via BirminghamLive, including Martin O'Neill's verdict on the job Dean Smith has done in the Pre [...]

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Socially-distanced meal times will affect player-coach relationships, Dean Smith says

Socially-distanced meal times will affect player-coach relationships, Dean Smith says

'My learning about my players... is during the dinner times... and lunchtimes when you sit together and chew the fat,' he said

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Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on Dean Smith's Villa job

Martin O'Neill delivers his verdict on Dean Smith's Villa job

Aston Villa, Premier League - The Northern Irishman infamously walked out on Aston Villa on the eve of the 2010-11 campaign. Here, he discusses the job Dean Sm [...]

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Villa fans could watch games on free-to-air TV after Government demand

Villa fans could watch games on free-to-air TV after Government demand

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have been popular with the broadcasters this season and could be set for more live action

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Positive tests reported on day Aston Villa return to training

Positive tests reported on day Aston Villa return to training

Aston Villa, Premier League latest - Aston Villa reported back to Bodymoor Heath this afternoon, with Dean Smith's squad training in groups of five while maint [...]

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Everything Aston Villa have said about Project Restart

Everything Aston Villa have said about Project Restart

Aston Villa, Project Restart - Ahead of Monday's meeting, we have a look back at what's been said by Dean Smith, chief executive Christian Purslow and the play [...]

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Available Premier League stars Dean Smith craves at Aston Villa

Available Premier League stars Dean Smith craves at Aston Villa

Aston Villa transfer news - The Villa gaffer wanted players with "a lot more experience of the Premier League" last summer and, with that in mind, here's a run [...]

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Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while declaring love for Guardiola

Luiz makes Aston Villa claim while declaring love for Guardiola

Aston Villa interview - Douglas Luiz has started 18 times in the Premier League under Dean Smith, scoring three times while assisting twice. Here, he details t [...]

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What we know about Aston Villa's Premier League survival bid

What we know about Aston Villa's Premier League survival bid

Aston Villa round-up - Dean Smith will be planning a return to training from next week with Villa players set for a meeting with the Premier League's medical e [...]

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Webber explains what should happen to Villa if season isn't finished

Webber explains what should happen to Villa if season isn't finished

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side are waiting to learn when their season will resume

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Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Premier League given go-ahead

Aston Villa to kick-start battle as Premier League given go-ahead

Aston Villa, Premier League latest - Dean Smith will now look to plan ahead for training next month following the government's backing of sporting events retur [...]

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How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa stronger during lockdown

How Dean Smith is making Aston Villa stronger during lockdown

Aston Villa news - The head coach spoke at length about his lockdown methods while admitting to being sceptical about a return to Bodymoor Heath given Covid-19 [...]

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Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Villa lockdown appraisal

Our big Dean Smith debrief: The Aston Villa lockdown appraisal

Aston Villa comment - It's been a topsy-turvy Premier League season for Dean Smith. The manager has since been dishing out one-to-one reports with his players [...]

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Liverpool make crucial Premier League decision and it will affect Villa

Liverpool make crucial Premier League decision and it will affect Villa

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side have ten Premier League games remaining, including a trip to Anfield

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Premier League chairman has his say after Purslow's claim

Premier League chairman has his say after Purslow's claim

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's side are sat in 19th position with a game in hand on all of their relegation rivals

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Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disrespecting’ Villa players

Noel Whelan slams Dean Smith for ‘disrespecting’ Villa players

The outspoken pundit, who played for Leeds United, has bizarrely taken a swipe at Smith following comments the Aston Vila boss made earlier this week

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What Dean Smith really told us about Aston Villa's transfer policy

What Dean Smith really told us about Aston Villa's transfer policy

Aston Villa transfers - Head coach Dean Smith wanted battle-hardened players from the Championship and Premier League, but couldn't get what he wished for last [...]

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Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to settle Villa dispute

Lee Johnson explains 'the only way' to settle Villa dispute

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are awaiting further guidance from the Premier League

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Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal with Keinan Davis - report

Aston Villa yet to strike fresh deal with Keinan Davis - report

Aston Villa transfer news - The 22-year-old has been plagued by hamstring injuries this year but, last month, Dean Smith opted to trigger a 12-month contract e [...]

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EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule - and it could cripple Villa

EFL reveal plan to abolish 'evil' rule - and it could cripple Villa

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith and his players are still hoping to avoid relegation to the Championship

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Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Burnley boss hints he would consider move

Aston Villa receive Dyche boost after Burnley boss hints he would consider move

Aston Villa are looking at Sean Dyche as a potential successor to Dean Smith but they face stiff competition from Crystal Palace after the Burnley manager did [...]

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Aston Villa face competition as Grealish remembers historic day

Aston Villa face competition as Grealish remembers historic day

Aston Villa daily digest - A rundown of the biggest Aston Villa stories via BirminghamLive, including Frederic Guilbert explaining Dean Smith's strict demands

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FA block plan that would see Villa stay in the Premier League

FA block plan that would see Villa stay in the Premier League

Aston Villa news - Dean Smith's team are battling relegation, while Liverpool are just a few weeks away from winning the title

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